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Pechanga Casino

article Handmade Gingerbread Houses Hit The Market At Pechanga (12/15/2018)
(California) -- Although existing home sales have begun to slide nationwide, housing starts inside of one southern California casino/resort are picking up steam and will...
article Pechanga secures San Diego Arena naming rights (12/13/2018)
(California) -- The San Diego Sports Arena has adopted a new name, after approval was given for the Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians to secure naming rights for the...
article Pechanga Resort and Casino gets naming rights for San Diego Sports Arena (12/12/2018)
(California) -- A San Diego sports arena previously known as Valley View Casino Center has a new name: Pechanga Arena San Diego. San Diego’s City Council approved...
article Pechanga Band quickly wins approval for naming rights deal (12/8/2018)
(California) -- The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians landed a naming rights deal this week in hopes of driving more traffic to its gaming facility in southern California...
article A joyful December awaits at Pechanga Theater (12/2/2018)
(California) -- From rock to pop, jazz to country, comedy and more — a joyful December awaits at Pechanga Resort Casino, 45000 Pechanga Parkway, Temecula.
article Great Escape: The new Pechanga Casino & Resort is our secret getaway (11/30/2018)
(California) -- Pssst. We, Samantha, Karen and Jenn, the editorial staff here at Coast, are going to let you in on our little secret. There’s a place all three of...
article Celebrate The Holidays At Pechanga With 'White Christmas' Musical (11/28/2018)
(California) -- This holiday season discover the perfect gift for everyone on your list! Start with a timeless tale of joy and goodwill, fill it with classic Irving...
7 Total Articles on this Issue

Residential Schools

article 'It's heartbreaking': Indigenous artists mourn possible cuts to culture fund under review by PCs (12/15/2018)
(Canada) -- The Ontario government says it is reviewing a fund for Indigenous culture that was set up in response to calls for action from Canada's Truth and...
1 Article on this Issue

Cultural Appropriation

article The X-Men's Magic Native American Security Guard Was Likely a Bad Idea (12/14/2018)
(Internet) -- In Remember to Forget, we spotlight comic book stories that I wish I could forget, but I can’t, so I instead share them with you all!
article Kate Middleton's favourite boho designer Alice Temperley is accused of cultural appropriation after she and and her father don Native American headdresses (12/5/2018)
(London) -- The Duchess of Cambridge's favourite boho designer Alice Temperley has kicked up a sartorial storm by declaring it is just fine and dandy to wear Native...
article Ricky Martin accused of cultural appropriation after posting headdress photo (11/30/2018)
(Florida) -- Less than a week after comedian Kevin Hart was met with accusations of cultural insensitivity after throwing his son a Cowboys-and-Indians-themed birthday...
article Kevin Hart and wife Eniko are called out for throwing 'culturally insensitive' Cowboys & Indians birthday party (11/24/2018)
(Hollywood) -- Kenzo Kash Hart turned one the day before Thanksgiving, and his parents decided to celebrate the occasion by throwing a theme party for the youngster....
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Sherman Alexie

article Movie filmed in Spokane, written by Sherman Alexie named to National Film Registry (12/13/2018)
(Washington) -- A movie written by Inland Northwest native Sherman Alexie and filmed in spots throughout the Inland Northwest has been named to a list of America’s...
1 Article on this Issue

Salt-River Pima Maricopa

article Valley resort featuring indoor water park reaches construction milestone (12/12/2018)
(Arizona) -- Builders of Arizona’s first indoor water park celebrated the completion of vertical construction, known as “topping out” on the site,...
1 Article on this Issue

LGBTQ

article Black Belt Eagle Scout Is Using Heartbreak To Create Rock Anthems About Queer Love (12/11/2018)
(Canada) -- Queer indigenous activist and musician Black Belt Eagle Scout is creating anthemic rock songs while proudly standing in the sunbeams of their intersectional...
article Navajo artist blends indigenous and queer identities (12/5/2018)
(New Mexico) -- This past Friday, the University of New Mexico Arts Research Technology Science (ARTS) Lab hosted an artist talk and performance event featuring Ryan...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article Ocean Resort Casino to up its concert, entertainment game with promoter deal (12/10/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- The Ocean Resort Casino is joining with a major concert promoter to expand its entertainment offerings as it seeks to compete in the cutthroat...
1 Article on this Issue

Hard Rock

article Penn & Teller return to A.C. for a non-holiday show (12/10/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- One catches a bullet in his mouth from a .357 magnum fired at point-blank range. The other swallows swords as easily and effortlessly as anyone else...
1 Article on this Issue

Mascot Issue

article Seattle NHL Team Could Be First With Mascot Made By Native People (12/10/2018)
(Washington) -- On Sunday afternoon, football fans packed Arrowhead Stadium outside Kansas City, Missouri, to watch the Chiefs play the Baltimore Ravens. And like...
1 Article on this Issue

MMIW

article Native American mural celebration focuses on missing and murdered indigenous women (12/10/2018)
(California) -- “We are still here,” reads the Native American mural at SF State in bold red paint. The mural, debuted in 2009, celebrated the indigenous...
article Red dress photography a form of prayer for Indigenous woman (11/27/2018)
(North Canada) -- When Mi'kmaq photographer Patricia Bourque goes out for a walk, she takes a red dress with her. Red dresses have become a symbol of missing and...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Mohegan Sun

article Dane Cook Returns To Mohegan Sun Arena With The Tell It Like It Is Tour (12/10/2018)
(Connecticut) -- Dane Cook, one of the most prolific stand - up comedians and a versatile actor, announces the Tell It Like It Is Tour. His first full - scale tour since...
article Ian Anderson Presents Jethro Tull At Mohegan Sun In 2019 (12/10/2018)
(Connecticut) -- Ian Anderson continues 50 Years Of Jethro Tull into its 51st year. Jethro Tull are one of the biggest selling progressive Rock artists of all time and...
article Podcast comic Andrew Schulz to do four shows at Mohegan (12/10/2018)
(Connecticut) -- You know Andrew Schulz as one of the “Brilliant Idiots” — that popular current-events podcast has been going since 2014. Schulz can...
article Paramount partners Mohegan Gaming on Korean theme park (12/7/2018)
(South Korea) -- As Fox appears to be exiting the theme park licensing business, rival studio Paramount has announced that it is stepping back in. Mohegan Gaming &...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Pala Tribe

press release Michael Carbonaro Live! Tour at Pala Casino (12/10/2018)
(California) -- Direct from his hit television series The Carbonaro Effect on truTV, magician Michael Carbonaro will bring his Michael Carbonaro Live! Tour to the Events...
1 Article on this Issue

Eastern Band of Cherokee

article Swimmer was keeper of Cherokee traditions (12/9/2018)
(North Carolina) -- Amanda Sequoyah Swimmer was born in North Carolina at a time when Native American children were forced to attend boarding schools, as part of a...
1 Article on this Issue

Ilani Casino

article Patti LaBelle to perform at ilani casino (12/9/2018)
(Washington) -- If the music business turns out to be just as fickle as its reputation, try pie. That’s what Patti LaBelle did. Since she launched a singing career...
1 Article on this Issue

Jemez Pueblo

article Jemez potter respects tradition while continuing to evolve (12/8/2018)
(New Mexico) -- A cornstalk vines its way up a drinking glass in Glendora Fragua’s Albuquerque living room. A dragonfly flits around the surfaces of a clay pot....
1 Article on this Issue

California Gaming

article This ripped trans boxer is set to make history in professional fight debut (12/7/2018)
(California) -- Trans boxer Pat “Cacahuate” Manuel is will make history on Saturday when he competes in his first professional fight at Fantasy Springs Casino near Palm...
1 Article on this Issue

Chumash Tribe

article Chumash Casino Resort's Annual NYE Dance Party to feature The Boogie Knights and The Spazmatics (12/7/2018)
(California) -- The Boogie Knights and The Spazmatics are returning to the Chumash Casino Resort for its annual New Year’s Eve Dance Party, featuring a night of...
1 Article on this Issue

Whiteclay

article Arrowhead Bar Replaced With Art Space (12/6/2018)
(Nebraska) -- The town of Whiteclay is set for a makeover as the liquor establishments have been pushed out and are being replaced with new entities. The nonprofit...
article Former beer store in Whiteclay to become a 'makerspace' for artisans (12/3/2018)
(Nebraska) -- Artisans may soon replace alcohol at one of the notorious — and now closed — beer stores in Whiteclay, Nebraska. A nonprofit group recently...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Lumbee Tribe

article You don’t look Native to me by Maria Sturm (12/5/2018)
(North Carolina) -- “I was striving to create images that challenge our perception," says Maria Sturm of her project You don't look Native to me, which...
1 Article on this Issue

White Earth

article Bemidji art gallery, Red Lake, White Earth in line for grants (12/5/2018)
(South Dakota) -- The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community is set to donate $5 million to nonprofits and American Indian tribes, four of which are in the Bemidji Area.
1 Article on this Issue

Agua Caliente

article Pívat Cigar Lounge Opens At Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa (12/4/2018)
(California) -- Cigar enthusiasts have a new upscale smoking lounge with the opening of the Pívat Cigar Lounge at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage,...
article Agua Caliente an oasis of calm, class in the desert (12/2/2018)
(California) -- “Can I bring you some dry towels?” I’m asked by the pool boy after returning to my lounge chair from a swim. “Sorry for the wait...
article Daniel Tosh is coming to Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa, here’s how to get tickets (11/27/2018)
(California) -- Comedian Daniel Tosh, known for his Comedy Central TV show “Tosh.0,” is coming to Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage on April...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article The sad demise and curious afterlife of the Vegas showgirl (12/4/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- It cost a lot of money to dress a topless woman. A showgirl costume could rival the price of a Kia, and dancers changed attire eight or nine times a night...
article Kevin O'Leary reveals his biggest money mistake happened in Vegas in his 20s (plus, what he learned) (11/28/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Star of ABC's "Shark Tank" Kevin O'Leary is famous for his financial savvy. But it wasn't always that way. "When I was younger...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Macau Gaming

article Morpheus: Through The Lens Of French Photographer, Julien Carlier (12/3/2018)
(Macau) -- French director and photographer Julien Carlier is well-known for working with the world's biggest fashion and luxury brands.
1 Article on this Issue

Tachi-Yokut Tribe

article Coyote Entertainment Center opens (12/1/2018)
(California) -- The new Coyote Entertainment Center, located next to Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino, is open, ready for business and promising to be the perfect...
1 Article on this Issue

Navajo Nation

article Navajo Park Briefly Closed to Remove Group Without Permit (11/30/2018)
(Utah) -- Navajo Nation authorities say they briefly closed a tribal park to remove a large group making videos without permission and attempting to enter culturally...
article International Uranium Film Festival returns to Navajo Nation (11/26/2018)
(New Mexico) -- Documentaries that share stories about uranium mining and its legacy on Native American communities will be shown when the International Uranium Film...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Pine Ridge

article Woman transforms symbol of hate into positive message (11/30/2018)
(South Dakota) -- When Sandra French saw that a white Nazi-style swastika had been spray-painted on a road near her home on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, she...
1 Article on this Issue

Tulalip Tribe

press release Country Music Star, Billy Dean, Comes to Tulalip Resort Casino in 2019 (11/28/2018)
(Washington) -- Billy Dean will perform at Tulalip Resort Casino in their Orca Ballroom on Friday, February 15, 2019. A modern-day American Troubadour, Billy Dean has...
1 Article on this Issue

CSKT

article Nashville recording artist Tim Ryan’s musical opus to be broadcast on PBS (11/26/2018)
(Montana) -- The wait is over for those waiting to view and listen to Flathead Indian Reservation homeboy Tim Ryan’s musical opus “My Grandpa’s Fiddle/...
1 Article on this Issue

Opioid Crisis

article 'We've had a lot of tears': Indigenous youth focus lens on opioid crisis (11/23/2018)
(Edmonton) -- The people behind the film project Better Days: A Journey of Our Youth are all too familiar with the dangers of opioids. Almost everyone who worked on the...
1 Article on this Issue

Thanksgiving

article 10 Films That Show How the U.S. Has Mistreated Native Americans and Alaska Natives (11/23/2018)
(Hollywood) -- For the most part, everything that people are typically taught about Thanksgiving is wrong — unless craft hour is skipped over and they're...
1 Article on this Issue

Osage Tribe

article Putting Osage women in control of their own images (11/22/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- Photos like these of Osage women have a complex history. Like many Americans, Osage women in Oklahoma in the early 1900s loved to put on their best clothes...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article New lens on life: Residents of Pinehouse in northern Saskatchewan are using photography to heal from trauma (12/15/2018)
(Saskatchewan) -- Skylar Lariviere was standing in a forest in northern Saskatchewan the last time she seriously considered ending her life. She held a weapon. She was...
article Tlingit Rattle Fetches US$504,500 at Bonhams’ Native American Art Sale (12/15/2018)
(California) -- An exceptional 228-year-old rattle, thought to be carved by the greatest woodcarver Kadjisdu.axch of the indigenous people of Tlingit, sold for US$504,...
article Darrel McLeod wins a top literary award for 'Mamaskatch, A Cree Coming of Age' (12/14/2018)
(Alberta) -- Darrel J. McCleod, Cree from Treaty Eight Territory, Alberta, Canada, has just been awarded the Governor General's Literary Award for nonfiction, one of...
article Heritage Days celebration adds evening musical showcase (12/14/2018)
(Arizona) -- Superstition Mountain Heritage Days, an annual two-day celebration of the history and lore of the Superstition Mountains, has added an event to this year...
article Stewart Indian School documentary debuts (12/14/2018)
(Nevada) -- A new documentary, "Stewart Indian School: Home of the Braves," will premiere Monday at the Nevada Museum of Art in Reno.
article The X-Men's Magic Native American Security Guard Was Likely a Bad Idea (12/14/2018)
(USA) -- In Remember to Forget, we spotlight comic book stories that I wish I could forget, but I can’t, so I instead share them with you all! Today, we look at...
article We asked chefs: What culinary trend would you like to see advance in 2019? (12/14/2018)
(Arizona) -- Jason Momoa, the Hollywood actor about to get a huge career boost for his starring role in the superhero flick Aquaman, has stolen the internet’s heart this...
article Meet the 10 Native rodeo athletes competing in the two of the largest rodeos (12/14/2018)
(Nevada) -- It’s that time of the year for rodeo fans, the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo and Junior National Finals Rodeo. The huge events conclude the season for...
article Navajo artist shares his culture through comic book series 'The Heroes' (12/13/2018)
(New Mexico) -- Moab, Utah, cartoonist Keith Jim reveres the Navajo creation story that was a staple of his routine as a child. His grandfather repeated the tale to him...
article ‘Smoke Signals,’ filmed in Spokane and written by Sherman Alexie, named by Library of Congress to National Film Registry (12/12/2018)
(Hollywood) -- A film made in Spokane and the Inland Northwest now has a place on the list of the most important movies made. “Smoke Signals,” the 1998...
article Atlantic City Ocean Resort Casino Announces Concert Schedule Targeting Baby Boomers (12/11/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s Ocean Resort Casino opened in June with such celebrities as Mark Wahlberg, Jamie Foxx, and Kesha, but the Boardwalk property...
article BGN Interview: Lucas Brown Eyes Creator of the First Native American Sitcom in Development (12/11/2018)
(California) -- Since the first sitcom aired on American television in 1947 (Mary Kay and Johnny, for the trivia nerds) there has never been one that focuses on this...
article Activists Calling for Removal of Vice Chair Protest at the Whitney (12/10/2018)
(New York) -- Members of Decolonize This Place and other activists flooded the atrium of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York on Sunday to protest Warren B....
article Art: A family tradition (12/10/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- Paintings, sculptures and fabric art by members of the Tiger family and other Native American artists will be on display and for sale at Paseo Gallery One...
article Cold weather, warm traditions (12/10/2018)
(Alaska) -- Alaska’s below zero temperatures and severe weather requires attention to special winter gear. Parkas, gloves, hats, mukluks, snowshoes, and Inuit snow...
article It’s Time To Admit That Jason Momoa Is a Huge Star (12/10/2018)
(Hollywood) -- Jason Momoa is a building disguised as a man. And because of that fact, it’s been hard to take him seriously. This is a thing we do with movie stars. The...
article Someone stampeded through the Denver Art Museum’s Stampede gallery, damaging 10 pieces of ancient art and artifacts (12/10/2018)
(Colorado) -- During an otherwise normal day at the Denver Art Museum on Sunday, 18-year-old Jake Siebenlist pushed over a glass display case full of artifacts and...
article Is it time to reboot North of 60? Creator, series star say it's a possibility (12/9/2018)
(Canada) -- With the recent news that CBS is developing a revival of beloved 1990s comedy-drama Northern Exposure, the minds of many Canadians turned to a different...
article Northern Exposure returning? Elaine Miles says maybe, but not sure if involved (12/9/2018)
(Hollywood) -- Who could forget the multiple Emmy-award winning television series Northern Exposure, which ran for 110 episodes on CBS from 1990 to 1995? The series,...
article Should northern artists get a cut on resold art? This Inuk artist says yes (12/9/2018)
(North Canada) -- A major purchase of Inuit art has left some asking whether artists are getting a fair cut from the work they create. The now-iconic print, The...

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